January 24, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
The proposal seemed slanted to favour the ceasefire's self-proclaimed guarantors - Russia, Turkey and Iran - and must do more in the interest of the Syrian people, opposition spokesman Yahya al-Aridi was quoted as saying.
January 24, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
The United States is open to carrying out joint operations with Russia in its fight against the Daesh group in Syria, the White House says.
January 24, 2017 - 10:39 GMT
Army Brigadier-General Yehiya Rasoul told reporters Tuesday that efforts were still underway to clear Daesh militants from eastern Mosul’s Rashidiya and Baisan districts.
January 24, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
The US and Egypt are also preparing for Sisi's upcoming visit to Washington.
January 24, 2017 - 09:44 GMT
Iraqi authorities typically blame such attacks on Daesh militants.
January 24, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Meanwhile Russia's defense ministry said that Moscow received coordinates for the strike from the US and participated in the strike together.
January 24, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
The groups exchanged barbs on the first day of negotiations, but agreed on the need for a ceasefire.
January 24, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
An Iraqi army spokesman said Daesh had suffered significant losses in the battle for the city's eastern districts.
January 24, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
One soldier inside the vehicle survived the shooting, while the gunmen managed to escape, according to the anonymous source, who added that the bodies of slain soldiers were taken to Suez general hospital by Egyptian ambulances.
January 24, 2017 - 05:00 GMT
Human Rights Watch (HRW) has warned that the Manama regime authorities may execute two more Bahrainis after “unfair” trials and based on confessions extracted under torture.
January 23, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
They included 1,218 suspected members of the Fetullah Organization (FETO) held responsible for the attempted coup in July.
As the rise of Trump disquiets the Middle East, Netanyahu pledges to ramp up settlement construction
January 23, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
Netanyahu's announcement came as Israel's Jerusalem municipality approved permits for the construction of at least 566 new illegal Israeli settlement units in occupied East Jerusalem on Sunday, after the plans were said to be put on hold until after US President Donald Trump was sworn in.
January 23, 2017 - 13:31 GMT
The relocation of the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem will pose an increasing danger,” said Hamas.
January 23, 2017 - 13:17 GMT
The talks, sponsored by government allies Russia and Iran and opposition backer Turkey, should consolidate the ceasefire for a limited period, the head of the government delegation said in an opening statement reported by Syrian state news agency SANA.
January 23, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
Haniyeh and his delegation will reportedly remain in Cairo for several days, during which they will discuss recent developments in the Palestinian territories.